Barbara Ross
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Barbara Ross

Barbara Ross is the author of seven Maine Clambake Mysteries. The eighth, Sealed Off, will be released in December 2019. Barbara's novellas featuring Julia Snowden are included along with stories by Leslie Meier and Lee Hollis in the anthologies Eggnog Murder and Yule Log Murder. A new anthology, Haunted House Murder, will be released in August 2019.

Barbara's books have been nominated for multiple Agatha Awards for Best Contemporary Novel. Stowed Away, the sixth Maine Clambake Mystery won the 2019 Maine Literary Award for Crime Fiction. Barbara and her husband live in Portland, Maine.

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    • Boiled Over

    • A Maine Clambake Mystery
    • By: Barbara Ross
    • Narrated by: Dara Rosenberg
    • Length: 8 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 121
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 108
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 108

    Any Mainer will tell you that a real clambake needs wood for the fire. So why is there a foot sticking out of the oven? Find out....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great roller coaster!

    • By Barbara on 05-22-14

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Steamed Open

    • A Maine Clambake Mystery, Book 7
    • By: Barbara Ross
    • Narrated by: Dara Rosenberg
    • Length: 6 hrs and 48 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15

    It's summertime in Busman's Harbor, Maine, and the clamming is easy - or it was until a mysterious new neighbor blocks access to the beach, cutting off the Snowden Family Clambake's supply....

    Regular price: $17.49

    • Stowed Away

    • Maine Clambake Mysteries Series, Book 6
    • By: Barbara Ross
    • Narrated by: Dara Rosenberg
    • Length: 6 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 50
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 42
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 41

    It's June in Busman's Harbor, Maine, and Julia Snowden and her family are working hard to get their authentic Maine clambake business ready for summer....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Stowed Away

    • By Kindle Customer on 12-20-18

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Fogged Inn

    • A Maine Clambake Mystery, Book 4
    • By: Barbara Ross
    • Narrated by: Dara Rosenberg
    • Length: 7 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 87
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 77
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 78

    An autumn chill has settled over Busman's Harbor, Maine, but Julia Snowden is warming up the town by offering lobster stew at the local diner....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A gripping story

    • By Tina on 03-31-16

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Haunted House Murder

    • By: Leslie Meier, Lee Hollis, Barbara Ross
    • Narrated by: Eliza Foss
    • Length: 9 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Tricks and treats keep the Halloween spirit alive in coastal Maine. But this year the haunted house theme is getting carried a little too far....

    Regular price: $24.49

    • Iced Under

    • Maine Clambake Mysteries, Book 5
    • By: Barbara Ross
    • Narrated by: Dara Rosenberg
    • Length: 6 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 52
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 40
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 40

    Snowden Family Clambake Company proprietor Julia Snowden and her mother, Jacqueline, are hunkered down for the winter when a mysterious package arrives - heating up February....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Predictable and Formulaic

    • By Beatrice on 09-16-17

    Regular price: $27.99

    • Musseled Out

    • A Maine Clambake Mystery
    • By: Barbara Ross
    • Narrated by: Dara Rosenberg
    • Length: 7 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 111
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 100
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 99

    The busy summer tourist season is winding down in Busman's Harbor, Maine, but Julia Snowden senses trouble simmering for the Snowden Family Clambake Company....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love this series. Can't wait for the next one!

    • By TM on 06-14-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Clammed Up

    • A Maine Clambake Mystery
    • By: Barbara Ross
    • Narrated by: Dara Rosenberg
    • Length: 8 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 133
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 119
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 117

    Julia Snowden returned to her hometown to rescue her family's struggling clambake business - not to solve crimes....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Clambakes can be deadly!!

    • By Byron on 07-15-14

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Yule Log Murder

    • By: Lee Hollis, Barbara Ross, Leslie Meier
    • Narrated by: Laurel Lefkow
    • Length: 8 hrs and 59 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 32
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 30
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 30

    Enjoy the holiday season with three festive mysteries set in coastal Maine. This anthology includes "Yule Log Murder" by Leslie Meier, "Death by Yule Log" by Lee Hollis, and "Logged On" by Barbara Ross....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • A "Stone's" throw from disaster

    • By nimue on 01-05-19

    Regular price: $34.99

    • Eggnog Murder

    • By: Leslie Meier
    • Narrated by: Karen White
    • Length: 10 hrs and 17 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 46
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 39
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 39

    "Eggnog Murder": When a gift-wrapped bottle of eggnog proves to be a killer concoction for a Tinker's Cove local, all Lucy Stone wants for Christmas is to find the murdering mixologist....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Not what I expected

    • By Christina on 06-16-17

    Regular price: $34.99

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